SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): January 29, 2013
ANACOR PHARMACEUTICALS, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
1020 East Meadow Circle
Palo Alto, CA 94303-4230
(Address of principal executive offices and zip code)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (650) 543-7500
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):
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ITEM 8.01 OTHER EVENTS.
On January 29, 2013, Anacor Pharmaceuticals, Inc. issued a press release announcing results from the first of two Phase 3 clinical trials of tavaborole for the treatment of onychomycosis and hosted a conference call to discuss the results.
Copies of such press release and supplemental slides in connection with this conference call are attached as Exhibits 99.1 and 99.2, respectively, and are incorporated herein by reference.
ITEM 9.01 FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND EXHIBITS.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.